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Grasses.- Swayne (G.) Gramina Pascua: or, A Collection of Specimens of the Common Pasture Grasses, first edition, 19 actual specimens of grasses each with printed titles in Latin and English, tissue guards, errata slip, uncut in original boards, covers worn and stained, folio, Bristol, Printed for the Author, by S. Bonner, 1790.

⁂ One of apparently only 200 copies printed - the grass samples were picked and prepared by three of the author's daughters.

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Grasses.- Swayne (G.) Gramina Pascua: or, A Collection

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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